Previous custodian or owner : Abel William Bahr (1877-1959) (C.L. Freer source)
Previous custodian or owner : Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance : To 1912
Provenance : Abel William Bahr (1877-1959), London, to 1912 
Provenance : From 1912 to 1919
Provenance : Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Abel William Bahr, London, in 1912 
Provenance : From 1920
Provenance : Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
Provenance : Notes:
Provenance :  See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 362, pg. 109, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Abel William Bahr (1877-1959) was a collector and dealer born in Shanghai, China. After he left Shanghai in 1910, he lived, at various points in time, in London, Montreal, and Ridgefield, Connecticut. He established a gallery in New York City in 1920.
Provenance :  See note 1.
Provenance :  The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Accession Number : F1912.59
Type : Jade
Type : Weapon and Armament
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Credit Line : Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Origin : China
Restrictions & Rights : Usage conditions apply
Medium : Jade
Dimensions : H x W: 7.1 x 3 cm (2 13/16 x 1 3/16 in)
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